This could be the answer to a prayer.
The Hollywood Reporter claims Mel Gibson is contemplating a sequel to “The Passion of the Christ” based on the rich resurrection stories found in sacred scripture.
His script writer from the 1995 smash-hit “Braveheart,” Randall Wallace, is apparently at work on a script. Wallace studied religion at Duke University and approaches the story with the dignity it deserves…Read More
This sentence from the Gospel of John is so lacking in heft:
“Then Pilate took Jesus and had him scourged.”
To John’s audience of his day, they got it. To modern man, we don’t.
I think that’s why Mel Gibson’s movie, “The Passion of the Christ,” was so significant. It depicted the utter depravity of scourging with bloody reality…Read More
The list of screw ups who did amazing things for the sake of God’s Kingdom is staggering. A modern example has got to be…Read More
Two nineteen year college students get intimate.
It is consensual, at first…Read More
Woody Allen had designs on 18 year old actress, Mariel Hemmingway.
So claims Ms. Hemmingway in her new book, “Out Came the Sun.” This is certainly not the only (alleged) impropriety leveled against the famous director and actor. And yet Hollywood doesn’t seem to hold it against Mr. Allen…Read More
In the Catholic Church, January 1st celebrates “The Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God.”
Pope Paul VI described the celebration in his Apostolic Letter, Marialis Cultus:Read More
Even if you’re a total screw up, watch out. God may use you to change the world.
The list of screw ups who changed the world for the good is long. My favorite Old Testament example is …
By Tom Quiner [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V4jxkoXp2U] This sentence from the Gospel of John is so lacking in heft: “Then Pilate took Jesus and had him scourged.” To John’s audience of his day, they got it. To modern man, we don’t. I think that’s why Mel Gibson’s movie, “The Passion of the Christ,” was so significant. It depicted the…Read More
Hollywood has forgiven many flawed men.
Roman Polanksi, who had sex with a minor, comes immediately to mind.
Woody Allen, who is credibly accused of molesting his child, saw his film win an Academy Award this year.
Robert Downey Jr. was a drug addict who came clean.
Mel Gibson is a different story …